I would trade everything I have and ever would, for the life of Grizley Adams.
> -----Original Message----- > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ray & Jean > Sent: Thursday, November 10, 2005 12:18 PM > To: WISPA General List > Subject: Re: [WISPA] NYCwireless Network Neutrality Broadband > Challenge > > Well, as far what is necessary and what is not... Being a > woman.. I'm watching and taking care of 2 networks in 2 > different cities 70 miles apart... using the internet and > phone.. Landline. Washing clothes, cleaning house, cooking a > meal. Watching TV. Had a T-1 go out in the furthest city.. > None of this is possible without electricity.. So a candle, > shooting a rabbit, ugh!.. but they are 2 deer about 25 feet > from my kitchen window. > Guess I could shoot one of them. > > I maybe missing everyone's point.. but people will pay for > what they get.. > As long as you give them what they want.. without too much Hassel.. > My 2cents worth! > Jean > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Butch Evans" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: "WISPA General List" <email@example.com> > Sent: Thursday, November 10, 2005 10:56 AM > Subject: Re: [WISPA] NYCwireless Network Neutrality Broadband > Challenge > > > > On Thu, 10 Nov 2005, George wrote: > > > >>Ok Butch. Lets take a test. Go to your office and your home and > >>unplug all your landlines and turn off all the cell phones for 1 > >>week and lets see what happens. > > > > OUCH! I am cold and hungry. Turning pale. My hair is falling out > > (prolly not related. :-) ). > > > > Any rate, If I did this, I would not be happy and I couldn't work, > > but I WOULD NOT die. Not sure what this "test" would prove... > > > > It is not really a fair "test" anyway. This would be the equivalent > > of removing the wrenches from a mechanic. These tools are directly > > part of what I do for a living. They are not incidental to HELP me > > do my job, they ARE my job (so to speak). > > > > Perhaps I am missing your point. These things (telephone and > > internet access) are both very important both from a cultural AND a > > business standpoint. I agree with you (and others) that both are a > > very important part of American life. Am I missing something else? > > Do you suggest that everyone who is an American should (by some > > unwritten rule) have a "right" to these things? Even if they can't > > afford it, should we come up with a way to subsidize it? I am not > > "baiting" you, I am simply not seeing the "point" you are trying to > > make. > > > > -- > > Butch Evans > > BPS Networks http://www.bpsnetworks.com/ > > Bernie, MO > > Mikrotik Certified Consultant > > (http://www.mikrotik.com/consultants.html) > > > > -- > > WISPA Wireless List: firstname.lastname@example.org > > > > Subscribe/Unsubscribe: > > http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless > > > > Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/ > > > > > > -- > > No virus found in this incoming message. > > Checked by AVG Free Edition. > > Version: 7.1.362 / Virus Database: 267.12.8/165 - Release > Date: 11/9/2005 > > > > > > -- > WISPA Wireless List: email@example.com > > Subscribe/Unsubscribe: > http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless > > Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/ > -- WISPA Wireless List: firstname.lastname@example.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/